Woodford Reserve Buffet
Join us for the timeless tradition of enjoying a warm holiday meal amid the beautiful, festive surroundings of the Woodford Reserve Distillery. Chef-in-Residence, Ouita Michel and her culinary team have created a bountiful holiday buffet full of Kentucky favorites and seasonal specialties. Before your wonderful meal, take a guided Lantern tour of our distillery to discover the five sources of flavor that make our bourbon unique and the authentic. Return and savor a delicious Woodford Reserve Cocktail, and a beautiful Holiday buffet dinner. Red or white wine will be paired with dinner and special Woodford Toddy with dessert. Visit our gift shop for special holiday promotions and ideas before the tour. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Woodford Reserve Holiday Dinner Buffet Menu 2014
Seven Layer Salad
Chopped romaine, spring mix, grape tomatoes, red onions, sunflower seeds, sharp white cheddar, peas, and handmade croutons with bourbon smoked paprika ranch dressing
Holiday Broccoli Salad
Fresh steamed broccoli, tossed with dried cranberries, toasted almonds and a homemade poppy seed dressing
On the Buffet
Woodford Salmon Kentuckyaki
Whole sides of Atlantic Salmon, roasted with Woodford, soy and sorghum glaze, with crispy rice noodles, and yuzu relish of daikon and cucumber
Bourbon Soaked Roast Beast
Presented at chef’s carving station with au jus and horse radish sauce
Classic Green Beans Casserole
Fresh green beans in a rich Mornay sauce with butter mushrooms, Cheddar cheese and crispy onions to top
Old-Fashioned Sage Dressing
A traditional Kentucky recipe made with Midway School Bakery boule, celery, butter, parsley and sage
White shoe peg corn baked in delicate corn custard
Granny’s Sweet Potato Gratin
Whipped sweet potatoes, topped with pecans and a homemade marshmallow topping. Baked until golden brown.
Woodford Reserve Signature Chocolate Bread Pudding
Served with bourbon butter sauce
Woodford Cranberry Apple Crisp
Seasonal Christmas Baby Cake
** Includes two bar drinks
Woodford Reserve at the Holidays
Cocktail & Wine Menu
Smooth and silky with slightly sweet and peppery finish.
Woodford Reserve and Sweet Vermouth mix and serve in chill martini glass.
Garnish with a maraschino cherry
Woodford Old Fashioned
Fruity and sweet with a strong bourbon character.
Woodford Reserve, maraschino cherry, bitters mix well with simple syrup.
Garnish with an orange slice and cherry flag
Woodford Hot Toddy
Very sweet to start but mellows as the tea steeps.
Woodford Reserve, honey, lemon and tea (Kenilworth Ceylon)
Woodford Reserve Applejack Ginger Hot Toddy
Bright and sweet with apple, ginger, caramel and vanilla. Woodford Reserve, a hint of ginger syrup, applejack and tea (Kenilworth Ceylon). Garnished with 2 half-moon lemon slices.
Woodford Reserve Kentucky Coffee
Rich, creamy, warm and bourbon-y Woodford Reserve served with sorghum syrup.
Woodford Reserve Eggnog
Creamy, sweet with a hint of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg and vanilla. Served cold mix with Woodford Reserve bourbon.
Fetzer Cabernet Sauvignon
Dinner includes two alcohol drinks per guest. Must be 21 or older to order alcohol drinks.
The cost is $50 plus tax and gratuity. For seating times and reservations, please call (859) 879-1953. Reservations are required.